RAICES: Help For Detained and Separated Immigrants

If you live in the United States you are aware of the immigrant border crisis that has caused an uproar throughout the country. In the last two months, at least 2,500 children were separated, The Washington Post has reported. In October 2017 the Trump administration tested the “zero tolerance” policy and since then there has been an increasing rate of immigrants being detained and separated from their families. The New York Times reported that, between October and April, more than 700 children were separated from adults claiming to be their parents.* Continue Reading →